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Can you have both a bulging disc in lumbar and cervical spine at the same time?

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Dr. Abhineet Chowdhary
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

A bulging disc can be a sign of genetics, aging or trauma.
They can be located anywhere along the spine although the neck or lower back are the most common areas.

In brief: Yes

A bulging disc can be a sign of genetics, aging or trauma.
They can be located anywhere along the spine although the neck or lower back are the most common areas.
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Dr. Carol Van der Harst
Very Common. 25% of Americans in one study had asymptomatic disc herniation in the Lumbar spine, 10% Cervical. Bulging discs are even more common.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
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Dr. Justin Esterberg
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Yes

Bulging discs are often simultaneous and can occur anywhere in the spine.

In brief: Yes

Bulging discs are often simultaneous and can occur anywhere in the spine.
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